New on DVD/Blu-ray: Lawless, Men in Black 3, ParaNorman, Sparkle, Step Up Revolution
DVD/Blu-ray releases for November 27, 2012
In Depression-era Virginia, three brothers’ bootlegging operation is threatened when a new sheriff rolls into town. Lawless features Shia LaBeouf, Tom Hardy, Guy Pearce, and Jessica Chastain.
Men in Black 3
Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, True Grit’s Josh Brolin, and Emma Thompson star in Men in Black 1 and 2 director Barry Sonnenfeld’s sequel, where Agent J must travel back in time and change the course of history in order to save his friend from being killed by an alien. Men in Black 3 will be released on November 30.
In this animated family comedy, a young boy who can communicate with the dead must draw on his ghoulish friends to help save his town from the curse of an evil witch. ParaNorman features the vocal talents of The Road’s Kodi Smit-McPhee, Twilight’s Anna Kendrick, Casey Affleck, and John Goodman.
American Idol winner Jordin Sparks and late singer-actor Whitney Houston star in Jumping the Broom director Salim Akil’s remake of 1976’s music-movie Sparkle. Set in the 1960, Sparkle tells the story of three sisters struggling with the power of fame after their girl group is signed onto a major record label. Sparkle will be released on November 30.
Step Up Revolution
The fourth installment in the Step Up franchise takes place against the muy caliente backdrop of Miami. Aspiring professional dancer Emily and hot new flame Sean, who leads dance crew, must organize a flash mob-turned-protest mob in order to save a neighbourhood from gentrification.